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Environmental Release Report: ANGELINA County, TX
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ANGELINA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    *Note: These rankings are based on chemical releases and transfers reported by industrial facilities to the Toxics Release Inventory, and do not take into account major sources of pollution or toxic chemicals that are not covered by TRI.

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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for ANGELINA County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ACROLEIN
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 98,115 2,748
    Suspected Carcinogens 26,100
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 289,941 115,134
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 740 175
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 895,758 4,028
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,642 170
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 194,544 2,753
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 866,301 5,116
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 938,470 7,658
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,098,558 35,943
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 83 170
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 237,178 31,321
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 989,916 36,056
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 988,341 8,008

    *Note: Some chemicals are associated with more than one health effect, so their release may be counted multiple times in this table. Therefore, it is not appropriate to sum releases sorted by health effect. Total reported releases to air and water are provided in the data summary below.
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  • What We Don't Know About Chemical Safety and Harm
  • Air Releases
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 TRI chemicals released to water in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
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  • TRI Data Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    1988 1,080,438 8,129 404,070 0 1,492,637 683,585 NA
    1989 1,081,075 8,226 424,267 0 1,513,568 2,668,783 NA
    1990 1,376,076 8,691 472,871 0 1,857,638 3,814,279 NA
    1991 1,357,494 28,961 3,769 0 1,390,224 1,661,359 12,573,536
    1992 992,739 26,521 20,638 0 1,039,898 1,255,445 11,736,091
    1993 1,038,125 27,362 646 0 1,066,133 676,413 10,863,839
    1994 1,608,589 16,430 10,434 0 1,635,453 427,844 10,728,335
    1995 1,653,691 36,820 5,556 0 1,696,067 425,270 11,494,638
    1996 1,729,448 36,214 3,248 0 1,768,910 274,046 10,656,954
    1997 1,699,862 79,200 36,168 0 1,815,230 700,342 10,751,927
    1998 1,705,623 77,768 62,866 0 1,846,257 353,632 6,378,315
    1999 1,679,692 60,348 35,693 0 1,775,733 287,114 7,676,937
    2000 1,764,006 224,029 8,394 0 1,996,429 311,868 15,868,232
    2001 1,156,036 170,772 84,383 0 1,411,191 586,628 8,016,730
    2002 1,109,158 149,726 86,333 0 1,345,217 51,250 6,211,939
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .3488 0 .6553 0 1.00 0 1.00
    2001 .3655 0 .3703 0 .7358 0 .74
    2002 .3206 0 .0295 0 .3501 0 .3501
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